WQAQ Sports Department names Brandon Wong Athlete of the Week
HAMDEN — WQAQ’s Sports Department has named Quinnipiac University Men’s Ice Hockey forward Brandon Wong as its’ Athlete of the Week for the week ending on February 7, 2007.
Wong had a career night on Tuesday against Bentley at the TD Banknorth Sports Center in Hamden. The freshman scored a natural hat trick; the team’s first three goals. Two of Wong’s goals were shorthanders in helping the Bobcats to a 6-1 shellacking of the Bentley Falcons.
This season Wong is emerging as one of the premier freshmen in D-I Men’s Ice Hockey. He leads all freshman scorers with twenty tallies on the season, and is tied for the NCAA lead with four shorthanded goals. Quinnipiac’s Eric Lampe also has 4 shorties.
The Bobcats are back in action Friday, February 9, 2007 for an ECACHL game against Dartmouth. The game will be broadcasted by WQAQ.com; Seth Rothman and Greg Dwyer will have the call from the TD Banknorth Sports Center. Game time is 7:00; the pre-game show on WQAQ.com will commence at 6:45pm.